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Deviry 10 MG Tablet 10

Deviry 10 MG Tablet 10

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    • Rs. 61.00

    Uses :

    Deviry tablet uses include treatment of various cancers which include breast, kidney (both men and women), or endometrial (womb lining) cancer, and is also used to treat metastatic cancer in post-menopausal women. Deviry medicine use also includes treatment of amenorrhea (absence of menstrual periods), irregular menstrual periods, abnormal uterine bleeding, endometrial hyperplasia, and endometriosis. The Deviry tablet is also used as a long-acting contraceptive.

    Mode of drug action


    Tab Deviry consists of drug medroxyprogesterone. It is classified under a group of medicines called ‘progestogen’ which act like progesterone; a natural female sex hormone. This drug slows down the growth of tumors sensitive to hormones. It prevents the development and release of the egg from ovaries, changes the lining of the womb and thickens the mucus at the entrance of the womb thereby acts as a contraceptive.

    What are the common side effects?

    Deviry side effects include skin swelling, itching, acne, dizziness, fainting, drowsiness, excessive hair growth on the face, hair loss, insomnia, breast tenderness, altered menstrual cycle, irregular vaginal bleeding, stomach upset, and weight loss or weight gain.

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Unsafe Breast feeding: Safe under medical guidance Liver dysfunction: Unsafe

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Deviry tablet should be taken at the same time each day. It takes 8 to 10 weeks before any effect can be noticed.

    • Do not take medroxyprogesterone in case of allergy to medroxyprogesterone or other similar hormone medicines.

    • Avoid smoking as it greatly increases the risk of blood clots while taking Deviry tablets. The medicine can pass into body fluids; therefore, body fluids should not be handled by a woman who is pregnant or who may become pregnant.

    • Use condoms during sexual activity to avoid exposure to body fluids.

    • Avoid pregnancy while taking Deviry medication.

    What else should I know?

    1. What is the effect of Deviry on ovulation? Medroxyprogesterone present in Deviry will not cause ovulation.

    2. How frequently I need to take Deviry tablets? Deviry is usually prescribed once or twice daily, depending on your condition. Do not self-medicate, consult your doctor regarding the frequency of dosing.

    3. Is it safe to drive when consuming Deviry? You may experience dizziness, fainting or even drowsiness. Avoid driving or any other activities which require alertness.

    4. Is it safe to take Derivy with food? Yes, Derivy can be taken with or without food. But it is advised to take at a fixed time.

    5. I am allergic to tablet Ovral L is it safe to take Deviry? No, Ovral L is a progesterone-like hormone similar to Deviry. However, consult your doctor before taking Deviry.

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